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OT: Remedy for Cloudy tank.

Posted By: Drew In California <azweizthnkweiziz@yahoo.com>
Date: Sunday, 19 December 2004, at 2:04 p.m.

Well after much contemplation I deicded to give in and make my 50 gallon suitable for live plants. I order a set of 130 watt lights, and 30 lbs of Flourite. I rinced the flourite throughly but of course the cloudyness is enevitable, although its only been one day since i added the flourite. First i sucked all the sand out of the tank, which is about 35 lbs of it. Thats being stored in a large container. Then with the bare tank i added the flourite. I then plan to buy some started plants, maybe anubis and java ferns. With these plants gaining root to the flourite i'll add a final layer of fine sand that i had sucked out. But thats all in the f